India bowl out UAE for 102

India bowled out the the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for a paltry total of 102 in 31.3 overs in a World Cup Pool B match being played at the WACA on Saturday. Opting to bat, the UAE kept losing wickets at regular intervals as off-spinner Ravichandran Ashwin picked up 4/25 from his 10 overs. Following is the scoreboard of the ...

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PF Choice Now: EPF or NPS, Decide Yourself!

The Union Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley has announced that with respect to Employees Provident Fund (EPF), the employee needs to be provided two options. Firstly, the employee may opt for EPF or the New Pension Scheme (NPS). Secondly, for employees below a certain threshold of monthly income, contribution to EPF should be optional, without affecting or reducing the employer’s contribution. With respect to ...

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More Cheer for foreign investors in Investor-friendly Budget 2015-16

The Union Finance Minister, Mr Arun Jaitley in his Budget Speech in Lok Sabha today announced measures to improve the ease of doing business so as to achieve ‘Minimum Government and Maximum Governance’. He sought to bring about simplification of taxprocedures in the Financial Bill 2015. Monetary limits for a case to be heard by a single member bench of ITAT is ...

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FM Presents Pro-Corporate Budget 2015-16, Little to Cheer Aam Aadmi

India’s finance minister Arun Jaitley presented the 2015-16 budget with a pro-corporate and market-friendly budget that will reduce corporate tax by 5% over the next 4 years but for the Aam Aadmi, it gives less individually and promises more collectively. By increasing the service tax to 14% flat, he has taken away money directly from the pockets of the middle ...

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Budget Live: Finance Minister Presenting Budget in Lok Sabha

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley reached parliament with the iconic briefcase containing the budget papers at 10 am this morning and he will present his first full-year budget for the fiscal 2015-2016 at aound after 11.00 am, unless the opposition allows without too many interruptions. One of the notable absentees will be Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, who has taken leave ...

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Sensex Moves up Slightly Ahead of Budget Presentation by Finance Minister

Sensex, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), on Saturday surged 213.71 points or 0.73 percent in the early session ahead of the Union Budget presentation by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in parliament at 11:00 am. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also trading 56.85 points or 0.64 percent up at 8,901.45 points. The Sensex of the ...

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Who’ll Raise Kate Middleton’s Kids? Feud Deepens with Queen?

Now that Pregnant Kate Middleton’s premature hospitalization over contractions has turned partially untrue, ruling out a premature birth of the baby girl, a new feud between her and the British Queen Elizabeth has hit the media. Kate Middleton and her husband Prince William’s grandmother Queen Elizabeth are reportedly at logger-heads over how to raise the baby girl and Kate is ...

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Kate Middleton Rushed to Hospital with Premature Labor Report Turns Out Hoax

Pregnant wife of British Prince William was recently rushed to hospital with premature labour pains and reports said she may have suffered Braxton Hicks contractions that warranted her hospital visit when Prince William was away. However the report was to appear on the March 9 issue of Star Magazine with a cover page photo of Kate Middleton in a pale-looking ...

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Pregnant Kate Middleton Rushed to Hospital with Braxton Hicks Contractions: Report

British Princess Kate Middleton, who is seven-month pregnant, has been rushed to hospital recently, after she suffered severe Braxton Hicks contractions, revealed some reports. Kate Middleton was rushed to the hospital on unconfirmed date recently, reported Hollywood Life quoting Star Magazine. The March 9th cover of Star Magazine is plastered with a photo of Prince William’s wife Kate Middleton in ...

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NHRC sends notice to Telangana over child labourers in bangle-making industry

The NHRC has sought a report from the Telanagana government on the rehabilitation of around 220 children who were recently rescued from bangle making factories in Hyderabad and surrounding areas. Taking suo motu cognisance of a media report that the children, including girls aged between 12 and 16 years from different parts of Bihar, were being made to work for ...

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